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There are 5 ways to get from Echternach to Saarbrücken by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf Rb / ...

17€ - 24€

Cheapest option

Line 485 bus, train, bus  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the line 485 bus from Echternach, Morgenstern to Wasserbillig, Gare 485 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wasserbillig to Trier Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the bus from Trier, Trier train to Saarbrücken N11 / ...

10€ - 13€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Echternach, Gare Centre to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale 111 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare routière to Saarbrücken Hbf L40

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Echternach to Saarbrücken 114 km

12€ - 19€

Line 111 bus, fly  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the line 111 bus from Echternach, Gare Centre to Junglinster, Op der Gare
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Saarbrucken (SCN) LUX - SCN

85€ - 315€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Echternach to Saarbrücken is to line 485 bus and train and bus which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 3h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Echternach to Saarbrücken is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Echternach to Saarbrücken. However, there are services departing from Echternach, Gare Centre and arriving at Saarbrücken Hbf via Luxembourg, Gare routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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The distance between Echternach and Saarbrücken is 77 km. The road distance is 114 km.

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The best way to get from Echternach to Saarbrücken without a car is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs 17€ - 24€.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from Echternach to Saarbrücken, including transfers.

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Echternach to Saarbrücken bus services, operated by Mobiliteit, depart from Echternach, Gare Centre station.

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The best way to get from Echternach to Saarbrücken is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs 17€ - 24€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 12m.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Saarbrucken Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Echternach to Saarbrücken bus services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), arrive at Saarbrücken Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Echternach to Saarbrücken.
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  • Distance: 77.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between Echternach, Luxembourg and Saarbrücken, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 14€ - 21€ and the journey takes 1h 28m. Regentalbahn also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Echternach to Saarbrücken via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and Luxembourg, Gare routière in around 3h 12m.

Airlines
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 240€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Regentalbahn
Train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Bus operators
Mobiliteit
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Echternach, Gare Centre to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
0€
Website
Mobiliteit
Bus from Echternach, Morgenstern to Wasserbillig, Gare
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
0€
Website
Mobiliteit
Bus from Echternach, Gare Centre to Junglinster, Op der Gare
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
0€
Website
Mobiliteit
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trier, Trier train to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Echternach to Saarbrücken is 114 km. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Echternach to Saarbrücken.

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Luxair offers flights from Luxembourg Airport to Saarbrucken Airport.

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There are 339+ hotels available in Saarbrücken. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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